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Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Education Objectives and Outcomes

Mechanical Engineering Program Educational Objectives

Adopted: April 29, 1998, Revised: May 19, 2006, October 14, 2006, and December 1, 2011
Graduates of the Mechanical Engineering Program are expected within a few years of graduation to have

MEENEO1. Established themselves as practicing professionals or engaged in advanced study in an engineering or related area

MEENEO2. Demonstrated their ability to work successfully as a member of a professional team and function effectively as responsible professionals

Mechanical Engineering Student Outcomes

Adopted: November 3, 2000, Revised: December 1, 2011

MEENPO01. An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering

MEENPO02. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

MEENPO03. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability

MEENPO04. An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams

MEENPO05. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

MEENPO06. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

MEENPO07. An ability to communicate effectively

MEENPO08. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

MEENPO09. A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

MEENPO10. A knowledge of contemporary issues

MEENPO11. An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.